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book review - Girls Made of Snow and Glass

I loved, loved, LOVED this book.

Magic  ✔

Fairytale Re-telling  ✔

Badass women  ✔

Complex relationships  ✔

Queer romance  ✔

Creepy magical heart surgery  ✔ 377 more words


Beauty's Clutch.

Beauty’s Clutch

Life’s a library where we choose
book after book to read and muse
on the truth of each, or how it serves
to amuse us or to calm our nerves. 362 more words

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Jim Henson’s The Storyteller

Again, the stepsisters are the real stars of this party. Well. And the dresses XD.


Fairy Tales

The Emperor of the Eight Islands

So I walked into a bookstore looking for a pen and walked out with 2 books, one of them being Emperor of the Eight Islands… 658 more words


Season 2, Episode 1: 1001 Nights (or Arabian Nights)

Meg and Mari are back a little sooner than you would expect! They have started up season 2 and didn’t take it easy as they tackled the original  113 more words


Mari reblogged this on Story and Somnomancy and commented:

Here's a little early return to our regular programming! Episode 1 of Season 2 is now up on Fableulous Retellings, and for the next few weeks, we'll be all up on some Arabian Nights love. Here's a fun (okay, semi-fun) fact about me: the framework tale of the 1001 Nights has been a personal favorite tale of mine. There's nothing more badass than a female who saves lives and kicks ass with the use of her words and her abundance of stories. Check out our first episode now!

[Book Talk] Deer Life by Ron Sexsmith

Book Details:

Format: ARC
Source: Publisher (Dundurn)
Read: August 2017


A wicked fairy tale of witchcraft, bullying, revenge, and a mysterious bowler hat. 524 more words

Canadian Authors

Marmaduke Mousington

I met Amy and Rob, who are the estate for the painter Josh Kirby last year at the Discworld convention in the UK. We hit it off immediately, and Amy seemed to know that I would be the person she wanted to illustrate her uncle’s unfinished children’s book. 57 more words